This is an HTML version of an attachment to the Freedom of Information request 'Tobacco industry lobby meetings'.


Ref. Ares(2016)5034191 - 06/09/2016
GESTDEM 2016/3683 – additional information 
 
 
Meetings between DG GROW (former DG ENTR) and representatives of the tobacco industry (01/11/2014 to 29/06/2016) 
 
Date of 
Representatives of defined 
DG GROW officials 
Comments 
meeting 
stakeholders 
03/12/2014 
CECCM - PMI 
ENTR/ TAXUD Desk officers 
Competitiveness of the European Tobacco industry, international 
 
aspect: Custom Rules of Origin on cigarettes 
25/09/2015 
CECCM – JTI – PMI - BAT 
GROW Desk officer/ Head of Unit 
Competitiveness of the European Tobacco industry, internal 
 
market aspect: Track and trace in supply chains 
15/10/2015 
CECCM 
GROW Desk officer/ Head of Unit 
Competitiveness of the European Tobacco industry, internal 
 
market aspect: Implementation of Directive 2014/40 
23/11/2015 
CECCM - PMI 
GROW/TAXUD/AGRI/TRADE  Desk 
Competitiveness of the European Tobacco industry, international 
officers 
aspect: Custom Rules of Origin on cigarettes 
27/11/2015 JTI 
GROW 
Desk 
officer 
Competitiveness of the European Tobacco industry, internal 
 
market aspect: Combined health warnings 
07/01/2016 
BAT 
GROW DDG P. Delsaux/ Advisor 
Competitiveness of the European Tobacco industry, international 
 
aspect:  Track and trace systems 
26/04/2016 
BAT 
GROW Desk officer/ Head of Unit 
Competitiveness of the European Tobacco industry, international 
 
 
aspect: Custom tariffs of Gulf Cooperation Council 
10/06/2016 CECCM 
GROW 
Desk 
officer 
Competitiveness of the European Tobacco industry, international 
 
aspect:  Implementation of Directive 2014/40 
 
 
 
 
 
CECCM: Confederation of European Cigarettes Manufacturers 
 
PMI: Philip Morris International 
 
JTI: Japan Tobacco International 
 
BAT: British American Tobacco